Applied Data Scientist TokBox, Inc.
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED Do you question the assumptions behind infographics in the media? Do the constant increases in ability to manipulate huge data sets make you smile? Have you turned data into a recommendation that made an immediate business impact? Do you like to inspire colleagues who are driven by gut instinct to understand the value of data, and even become data junkies themselves? Are you driven by real-world results?
TokBox is seeking a hands-on Applied Data Scientist who is looking for an opportunity to create actionable insight and see it turn into business results. The successful candidate will be one part each engineer, analyst, and alchemist, and will further transform our extant culture of data-driven decision making. Additionally, you will be part of the team that will help us export our start-up culture and facility with data and analysis to our parent company, Telefonica Digital.
We are looking for strong, self-motivated analytical thinkers who like to work on real-world problems and drive business results. If you?re looking for a position where you can play a pivotal role and make a significant business impact, you?re in the right place. Position title will be commensurate with candidate?s experience and qualifications.
Develops capabilities for creating air-tight recommendations based on data and testing
Makes recommendations to Data Architects and Engineers to improve our API and our data processing flows
Generates information and insights from data
Ensures consistency and integrity of reports from across multiple data sources by setting guidelines and rules for querying and reporting
Continually improves our metrics and dimensions so they are relevant to our business and roadmaps
Engages directly with product, engineering, operations or support personnel to drive change
Responds to ad-hoc requests for reports or data
6+ years work experience writing code in a data environment
Exposure to Hadoop, especially Hive coding
Strong background in SQL
Unix scripting expertise
Familiarity with APIs
Excellent written and spoken communication skills
Exposure to internet startups, with a strong action orientation
Ability to interface with global Telefonica Digital personnel
Undergraduate class work in multivariate statistics
Bachelor?s degree in Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science, Operational Research or associated field
Custom MapReduce development
Exposure to MDX
Working knowledge of Spanish
Located in San Francisco.
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